There are 3 translations of pale in Spanish:

pale1

Pronunciation: /peɪl/

adj

  • 1.1 [skin/person] (naturally) blanco; (pallid) pálido you look rather pale estás un poco pálido pale with rage/fright pálido or lívido de rabia/de miedo to turn pale palidecer* she turned pale when I told her palideció cuando se lo dije
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    • I had never lived anywhere that had a rainy season and could not imagine that I would open my shoe closet one day to find all my shoes a fuzzy shade of pale green.
    • From the back pocket of her jeans, she takes a smooth polished stone, shades of pale green swirled inside it like ocean waves.
    • Little wonder almost all of them dabbled in different shades of pale green and blue.
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    • She is in shock, and her pale complexion is becoming more and more flecked with blood.
    • He was clean shaven, with a pale complexion and drawn cheeks.
    • She was pale skinned with some freckles and a pixie nose.
    1.2 [blue/pink] pálido a pale imitation una burda imitación

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 3 translations of pale in Spanish:

pale2

vi

  • 1.1 [person] palidecer*
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    • Georgi Malenkov, in the chair, paled for fear that the other members would not instantly stand up to protest and demand that the request be denied.
    • What lay before her struck her like a dagger, causing her to pale with fear, even begin to sob silently.
    • His face paled, and his eyes went wide with shock.
    1.2 (seem minor) to pale beside obefore sb/sth palidecer* junto a algn/algo our problems pale into insignificance beside theirs nuestros problemas parecen nimios comparados con los suyos
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    • Both of those paled into insignificance in comparison to episode three, though.
    • As much as he enjoyed his career, it paled into insignificance beside the love he felt for his family.
    • Hunting is important to me but it pales in comparison to family responsibility.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 3 translations of pale in Spanish:

pale3

n

  • beyond the pale intolerable, inaceptable his conduct is quite beyond the pale su comportamiento es totalmente intolerable or inaceptable
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    • It brought us within the pale of science but at a price: the tacit agreement that we never declare psi to have been proven.
    • Our views on these issues are not heretical and not unique to us, but are squarely within the pale of orthodoxy.
    • I am not included within the pale of this glorious anniversary!

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.